Definition of imaginary
imaginarilyplay \i-ˌma-jə-ˈner-ə-lē\ adverb
imaginarinessplay \i-ˈma-jə-ˌner-ē-nəs\ noun
Examples of imaginary in a sentence
The two groups were separated by an imaginary line down the middle of the room.
an imaginary world of dragons and unicorns
First Known Use of imaginary
Synonym Discussion of imaginary
IMAGINARY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of imaginary for English Language Learners
: not real : existing only in your mind or imagination
IMAGINARY Defined for Kids
Definition of imaginary for Students
: existing only in the imagination : not real an imaginary world
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